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CHAR Steakhouse

14 S Washington Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3315
+1 931-520-2427
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (25 reviews)
“steak” (52 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Steakhouse
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
14 S Washington Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3315
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We decided to try Char for lunch. Nice atmosphere, super helpful and friendly server. Food was great! I had the Crab Cake BLT. I love a good crab cake plus I love a good BLT so I figured how could I go wrong with this...More

Thank SealTN
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It had been a long time since I had been to Cookeville. I was driving through on I-40 and decided to grab a bite to eat. My wife and I both got steaks. She went on and on about hers was one of the best...More

Thank cubfaninco
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I should have listened to others reviews regarding service.... arrived @ 8:30 pm, finally had a server stop by at 8:45. Made orders for dinner and she brought 1 salad @ 9:15. At 9:30 I got up from table to find anyone to help "locate"...More

Thank PLWKW
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I have lived 62 years and this was the worst piece of meat I have ever been served. Pure grizzle and fat. Salad was excellent as was the mushrooms. Service was incredibly slow and inattentive. No comment when I indicated how bad the steak was....More

Thank pugvol
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were there for an open mic night and the collection of local artists was amazing and most of all a very relaxed environment. They have a lot to choose from in the way of food and beverages, with local brewery on tap. Was an...More

1  Thank XploitLife
Reviewed 9 August 2017

On my first night traveling west to New Mexico, I stayed in Cookeville and on the recommendation of a friend tried the Char Steakhouse. It was good, but not what I would call outstanding.

Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This popular establishment has an open atmosphere. It's noisy and dark. Service was typical college town inexperienced students doing what they do. My meal was mediocre.

Thank laurensR2174TU
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Four of us dined on a slow Monday night, before the 4th of July. it seemed to all of us that the server was already on holiday. We had to ask for a drink menu, then I had to ask for my salad, while two...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I can't believe this was our first visit. It certainly will not be the last. Our waitress was very friendly and took good care of us. She answered every question we had and knew her business. The food was very tasty. Reasonably priced. The mac...More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My son and I were very excited to eat at Char for the first time. We looked at the menu online and knew what we wanted to order and had set aside today just to go there. It was a very bad experience! As soon...More

2  Thank Gail W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 S Washington Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3315
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-520-2427
  • E-mail
Description
CH Steak Lounge is a newly rebranded, locally owned and operated Steakhouse on the square in downtown Cookeville, TN. Boasting the best steaks in the region as well as the best all around dining experience in town, CHAR has quickly become THE local hot spot for great food, cold drinks, and the best live music in town.
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